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Veliyath Gardens

Guayabillo Fruit Plant (Psidium sartorianum)

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Plant Type

Common Name: Little Guava, Niedenzu, Pichi' Che, Guayabillo, Guayaba

Botanical Name: Psidium sartorianum

General Information:

Evergreen tree, subglobose crown, native to the Americas. Grows 6-15 meters tall with a 20-40 cm diameter. Edible fruits gathered in the wild, also cultivated in Mexico and Puerto Rico. Pale yellow, 10-15 mm spherical fruit with sweet, spicy flavor. Can be eaten raw or cooked. Used in jellies and beverages. Prefers warm, tropical climate, thrives in full sun and dappled shade.

Health Benefits:

Guava benefits include improved blood sugar control for diabetes. Rich in antioxidants, potassium, and fiber, promoting heart health. Guava leaf extract may reduce blood pressure and cholesterol. Eases menstrual cramp pain and aids healthy bowel movements. Low-calorie guavas support weight loss. Extract shows anticancer properties. High vitamin C boosts the immune system. Antioxidants and vitamins protect skin from damage and aging.

Cultivation Information:

Bloom Time/Fruiting: 2 to 3 Years

Maintenance Required: Moderate